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Bowl basket

Museum number:
1-20936
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Alternate number:
194 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl basket; coiled. Warp is Epicampes (Sporobolus rigens), weft is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). Red pattern is Yucca. Black pattern is Devil's horn (Proboscidea althaeifolia). With zigzag white line on black and red ground in 3 encircling bands.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
South Fork of Kern River, Kern County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Kern; South Fork of Kern River
Culture or time period:
Tübatulabal
Maker or artist:
Mrs. Miranda [Tübatulabal]
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Devil's horn and Redbud
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis, Proboscidea (plant), Sporobolus rigens, and Yucca
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 4.75 inches and length 6.375 inches
Comment:
Additional original number: 141. For materials see Supplementary catalogue 1, p. 58.
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